Special Events

The City of The Colony hosts a variety of special events throughout the year. Check back regularly as new events are added as the year progresses.

              2015

  • Movies in the Park: Cinderella - September 4th
  • Bow-Wow Luau - September 20th
  • Drive-In Movie Double Feature: The Maze Runner & Guardians of the Galaxy - September 25th
  • Movies in the ParkHome - October 2nd
  • Family Fright Night - October 17th - 18th
  • American Heroes - November 7th
  • Holiday in the Park - December 5th
  • The Colony Christmas Spectacular – December 5 – January 1

 

 

 

Movies in the Park: Maleficent*

Date: Friday, September 4

Time: 7:45 p.m.

Location: The Colony Five Star Complex

(4100 Blair Oaks Drive, The Colony, TX 75056)

Cost: FREE

*Movie title change

 

Bring the whole family to enjoy popcorn and a kid-friendly movie as well as fun games and giveaways. Sit back, relax and enjoy the show on a large outdoor inflatable screen brought to you by the Parks and Recreation Department. Blankets, chairs and refreshments are welcome. Concessions will also be available for purchase. For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

 

Bow-Wow Luau

Date: Sunday, September 20

Time: 1 to 5 p.m. (1 to 2 p.m. for small dogs <35 lbs ONLY)

Location: Hawaiian Falls Waterpark

(4400 Paige Road, The Colony, TX 75056)

Cost: Non-resident, $20/person (limit 2 dogs), $10 each additional person. Residents, $15/person (limit 2 dogs), $10 each additional person.

 

Calling all dog lovers! This one-of-a-kind event is returning for another great year at Hawaiian Falls Waterpark. Dive in with your best canine friend and enjoy doggie swims, contests, games, and prizes. A portion of the proceeds will benefit The Colony Animal Shelter Injured Animal Fund. Concessions will be available for purchase. Limit two dogs per owner. For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

 

 

The Colony Drive-In Theater: The Maze Runner & Guardians of the Galaxy

Date: Friday, September 25

Time: 7:30 p.m. - gates open at 6:30 p.m.

Location: Stewart Creek Park

(3700 Sparks Road, The Colony, TX 75056)

Cost: FREE

 

Enjoy a nostalgic date night movie during the city's Drive-In Movie event double feature The Maze Runner at 7:30 p.m. and Guardians of the Galaxy at 9:30 p.m., Friday, Sept. 25, at Stewart Creek Park, 3700 Sparks Road. Tune your radios to 99.9FM and enjoy the drive-in experience. Park admission for the Drive-In is free starting at 6:30 p.m. Attendees are encouraged to arrive early as parking is first-come, first-served. For more information call the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

 

Movies in the Park: Home

Date: Friday, October 2

Time: 7:15 p.m.

Location: The Colony Five Star Complex

(4100 Blair Oaks Drive, The Colony, TX 75056)

Cost: FREE

 

Bring the whole family to enjoy popcorn and a kid-friendly movie as well as fun games and giveaways. Sit back, relax and enjoy the show on a large outdoor inflatable screen brought to you by the Parks and Recreation Department. Blankets, chairs and refreshments are welcome. Concessions will also be available for purchase. For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

 

Family Fright Night

Date: Saturday, October 17 – Sunday, October 18

Time: 4 p.m. to 9 a.m.

Location: Stewart Creek Park

(3700 Sparks Road, The Colony, TX 75056)

Cost: TBD

 

Don't miss the ninth annual Family Fright Night family Halloween campout at Stewart Creek Park. Join us for a haunted trail, tent trick or treating, costume and scream contests, scary movie, hayride, campfire, s’mores and great food. This event has limited enrollment and fills quickly, so don't delay. Registration begins October 1. For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.


 

American Heroes: A Salute to Veterans Festival & Fireworks

Date: Saturday, November 7

Time: Noon to 9 p.m.

Location: The Colony Five Star Complex

(4100 Blair Oaks Drive, The Colony, TX 75056)

Cost: FREE Admission

 

The City of The Colony and American Legion Post 21 is once again proud to celebrate and honor all the men and women who are currently serving or have served our country at this all-day festival. Activities include a fun run/walk, car/bike/truck show, family entertainment, great food, live music, silent auction, patriotic Veterans ceremonies and an incredible fireworks show. For more information and specific activity start times, please visit www.SaluteAmericanHeroes.com or contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

 

 

Holiday in the Park | Parade of Lights | Baking Contest

Date: Saturday, December 5

Time: 5:45 to 8 p.m.

Location: Perryman Park

(4930 South Colony Blvd. – see below for parade route)

Cost: FREE

 

This annual event, presented by The Colony Parks and Recreation Department, will make its way through town with a bang. All-day activities include: pictures with Santa from noon to 2 p.m. at The Colony Public Library, 6800 Main St. ($2 per photo); Parade of Lights at 5:45 p.m. (route begins at Peters Colony Elementary parking lot and proceeds west on Nash to Blair Oaks and then south to The Five Star Complex); Holiday In The Park at 6 p.m. at Perryman Park, 4930 South Colony Blvd. Holiday in the Park will feature festive holiday music and performances, a holiday craft station and a holiday baking contest. Saturday will also kickoff The Colony Christmas Spectacular light show at Central Fire Station. For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

 

 

The Colony Christmas Spectacular

Date: Saturday, December 5– January 1

Time: Sunset to 10 p.m.

Location: Central Fire Station

(4900 Blair Oaks Drive, The Colony, TX 75056)

Cost: FREE

 

The Colony Christmas Spectacular light show at is choreographed to music and can be seen every evening in December starting on Dec. 5 from sunset to 10 p.m. Tune your radio to 99.9FM to enjoy the music. For more information, please contact The Colony Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

 

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Planning a Special Event? Here is the information you'll need:

Special Events Guide and Submission Packet or you may call Inspections at 972-624-3160.

 

 
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